A New Frontier for Fracking: Drilling Near the Arctic Circle

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Hydraulic fracturing is about to move into the Canadian Arctic, with companies exploring the region’s rich shale oil deposits. But many indigenous people and conservationists have serious concerns about the impact of fracking in more fragile northern environments.

BY ED STRUZIK

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